A big thank you from us at busuu and CAPEC

Back in December, we thanked you for helping us to raise money for a school for up to 350 orphans and children from low-income...

From Martinique to Montreal: French around the world

You might be wondering why the picture above is of a tropical beach in Martinique instead of a café on a boulevard in Paris?...

5 tips on learning a new language as an adult

You don’t need to repeat the methods you used in school The way many of us studied a language in school - one or two...

Our CEO wins EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2018 in London...

We’re super excited to announce that our CEO, Bernhard Niesner, has won an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2018 award for London & South...

busuu wins two more awards!

We are delighted to receive two more awards this week to add to our collection! The first is the Comenius Award, awarded by GPI (Gesellschaft...

3 things you can do to brush up on your German

One of the best ways for you to deepen your knowledge of a language is to engage with films, TV series and books. When...

Your guide to Russian football vocab

All packed and ready for Russia but want to learn some handy football lingo before you get there? Or maybe you’re watching from home...

Research study shows that busuu has helped 92% of participants to...

Conducting academic studies plays an important role in improving the efficiency of learning a language with busuu. We wanted to find out about the...

Languages and identity: my story

There are many definitions of the term “multilingualism”. Some linguists say that you're multilingual if you speak one language and can say and understand...

10 best pastries from around the world

Imagine you're going on holiday to a foreign country and already know the basic “hello” and “thank you”. What if you could learn one...